We explain how to choose a resume writer and why Resume Pilots is an expert in real estate
If you work in real estate, you want to choose a resume writer who understands how the industry operates.
The Resume Pilots team is uniquely equipped to prepare your real estate resume, no matter which part of the industry you are in.
Whether you are looking to stay in a similar role or transition your career from residential brokerage to commercial real estate, for example, our real estate resume writers can help.
Our founder, Matt Glodz, studied real estate at Cornell University and worked in feasibility and investment analysis for Hilton. He also taught introductory and advanced hospitality real estate finance for eCornell.
Our team positions you for success by preparing documents that demonstrate how you will succeed in your target role.
Read on to learn how working with a resume writer is a smart investment.
What should I look for in a real estate resume writer?
Start by reviewing the company’s website.
Ask yourself the following questions:
- Has the company worked with real estate clients in the past?
- Is their website well-designed and professional?
- What is the educational background of the company's writers?
- Will you interact directly with your writer via a phone call or is the service simply email-based?
Resume writers are in the business of making you look good.
If a website makes you question the company's professionalism or ability to keep up with current trends, it may be worth reconsidering.
Read reviews from past clients.
Client testimonials can provide you with reassurance that your investment in resume writing services will pay off.
We encourage you to read reviews on third-party websites such as Trustpilot or Google, as they are more likely to be authentic.
Lastly, give them a call.
Before you move forward with your investment, we recommend giving the company a call.
This step allows you to learn how the resume writing process works in greater detail.
You'll also have a chance to ask any lingering questions, giving you a sense of whether you'll feel comfortable working with them.
What kind of clients in the real estate sector has Resume Pilots worked with?
You'll find it easier to work with a resume writer who is familiar with real estate and understands industry terminology.
Given our founder’s background, the Resume Pilots team has significant experience in writing resumes for real estate.
We hold ourselves to exceptionally high standards.
As a result, most of our real estate clients tend to be accomplished senior executives who have made a name for themselves in the industry.
We have worked successfully with C-level and executive clients including:
- Global Director of Real Estate for a major international bank
- Director of Real Estate for a Fortune 500 company
- Commercial Real Estate Investment Manager
- Senior Director of Real Estate in Restaurant Industry
Other real estate clients we have worked with include:
- Consultants in Transaction Advisory Services for Big 4 Firms
- Property Managers in Retail Real Estate
- Facilities Managers
- Residential Real Estate Brokers
How will working with Resume Pilots help me progress in my real estate career?
We review hundreds of resumes and partner with real estate recruiters to understand what works.
As members of the Professional Association of Resume Writers and Career Coaches, we make it a priority to stay up-to-date on current recruiting and resume writing trends.
By partnering with recruiters, we maintain a solid understanding of exactly what recruiters expect to see in a real estate resume - from content to formatting.
Our thorough process allows us to learn more about your background and craft an achievement-based document that helps you stand out.
We do the strategic thinking for you, ensuring your resume effectively positions you for your target roles.
We elevate your resume’s content.
Our main value-add lies in our ability to ask targeted questions, enabling us to gather valuable information that you didn’t think to include on your resume.
To stand out from applicants with similar backgrounds, you need to go above and beyond simply outlining your day-to-day responsibilities.
We craft evidence-based resumes that demonstrate how you add value to an organization.
We optimize your resume for applicant tracking systems.
If you are planning on applying for jobs online, you should ensure that your document is optimized for applicant tracking systems, which recruiters at 98.8% of Fortune 500 companies use to prescreen resumes.
To help your resume pass these initial scans, we incorporate relevant keywords and format your document accordingly.
We offer career coaching and interview coaching for a variety of real estate roles.
Our real estate career coaching clients work directly with our founder, Matt Glodz, a Certified Professional Career Coach.
By working with Matt, you will not only feel more confident going into your job search, but you'll also be held accountable for working toward and meeting your career goals.
Matt will work with you to:
- Develop a career search strategy
- Identify target roles
- Prepare for interviews
- Evaluate job offers
- Negotiate salaries
How do I get started?
To inquire about our coaching services, email firstname.lastname@example.org to set up an exploratory call with Matt.
To learn more about our resume, cover letter, and LinkedIn writing services, email us at email@example.com or call us at (312) 428-6048.
We look forward to hearing from you!